Conversational Russian online

Ref: C2527610

Interested in Russian culture and improving your conversational Russian skills? Then, this online course is for you. It is intended for a wide audience of Russian language learners and will help you brush up your conversational skills in a wide range of activities, enlarge your vocabulary and listening skills. You will learn and practise grammar in extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises. Combining a friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, this course will equip learners with the essential skills to communicate confidently and effectively in Russian within some particular topics and situations. Additional resources will be available on the WEA digital platform Canvas.

Course aim

to provide practice in everyday Russian for non-Russian speakers

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • use and conjugate reflexive verbs confidently
  • participate in a conversation within the following topics: at the doctor's and how you feel, whatever the weather, using the phone and travelling in Russia.
  • listen to and understand a short story
  • describe a Russian town and prepare a presentation about a place in Russia, which you would like to visit
  • access the learning materials and participate in discussions on the WEA digital platform Canvas.

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

you need stable internet connection, an e-mail address or Canvas account for this course.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Conversational Russian online


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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